ACT Case Manager - M-F, Days

Posted: 08/05/2021

Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m; flexible
Salary: $17.66 per hour
Benefits: Medical, Life, 401a, 457, ROTH


This position provides a variable level of support to consumers with mental health issues in a treatment team structure. This includes but is not limited to providing assistance in accessing medical, social, educational, or other appropriate support services, linkage to more intensive services if needed, frequent monitoring, assessment of service needs, service planning and coordination. Responsible for insuring that the Recovery Plan is developed and designed based upon assessment calculations. This positions requires intervention and frequent in-person, long-term contact with individuals, families, and service providers. This position requires the ability to: identify problem/need areas; work under pressure and in stressful situations in a professional manner; be thorough in assessment and documentation; locate and utilize a variety of community resources to meet the needs of each individual ; assist in negotiating and advocating for each individual with service entities outside the Center; and develop a positive relationship with each consumer. This position is responsible for direct assessment of the consumer's living environment and for providing spontaneous assistance as needs arise. This position provides services addressing daily and independent living skills such as opportunities to acquire and improve skills for problem solving, accessing services and community resources, obtaining and maintaining safe, affordable housing, communicating effectively, appropriate socialization, and developing a natural support system. These duties are performed in accordance with established policies, procedures, and ACT "Best Practice" guidelines, with some latitude for personal judgement. This position serves as a member of the 24 hour, ACT On-Call Crisis Team, which provides crisis resolution and intervention services throughout the Center's catchment area to individuals on the ACT Team caseload. This position must consistently meet monthly performance targets.

This position will have a schedule Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.


Requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in social, behavioral or human services. A Master's degree is preferable
• Experience in mental health/intellectual and developmental disabilities services preferred
• Experience in supported employment and/or supported housing services preferred
• Must have a valid Texas Driver's License and be an insurable driver.